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Color poster: Recognize the face of bulimia nervosa? (PDF)
Common myths about eating disorders
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Growth charts for children
Curriculum on healthy body image and eating disorders
Impact of eating disorders on cognitive abilities and functioning in school
Eating disorder signs and symptoms specific to a school setting
School strategies for assisting students with eating disorders
Tips and information for coaches
Guidelines and position statements related to eating disorders and sports
Physiological impact of bulimia nervosa on athletic performance
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Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder in which a person engages in binge eating (eating a lot of food in a short time) followed by some type of behavior to prevent weight gain from the food that was eaten. This behavior can take two forms: self-induced vomiting, misuse of enemas, laxatives, diet pills (called purging) and excessive exercise, fasting, or diabetic omission of insulin (called non-purging). Some people with bulimia nervosa may also starve themselves for periods of time before binge eating again. Bulimia nervosa has important mental, emotional, and physical aspects that require consideration during treatment.

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